Child Protection Sub-Group

The Child Protection Sub-Group was established in 2017 by SBNI following a recommendation in the Jay report.

The  Sub-Group meets at least five times per year, to talk about the range of child protection information that is available to them.

They use this to agree on which priorities they can act through an outcome-based framework.

Membership

The Chair of the Sub-Group is a Director of Children’s Services from one of the Health and Social Care Trusts. Members of the group include all five Health and Social Care Trusts;

  • The Education Authority Northern Ireland,
  • The Education Authority Northern Ireland,
  • The National Society for the Prevention Cruelty to Children, 
  • The Health and Social Care Board, 
  • The Police Service Northern Ireland, 
  • The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, 
  • The Probation Board NI. 

Tasks

The Child Protection Sub-Group has focussed work plans on the following areas: 

  • Trauma-Informed Practice
  • Signs of Safety – Model of Social Work Intervention\
  • Measuring Outcomes for children in the Child Protection System
  • Analysing Child Protection data from member agencies

Resources

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Title Last updated
FGM Report 18 November 2020 Download
Safeguarding for GPs Appendices 20 November 2020 Download
Policy and Procedures for GP's 20 November 2020 Download
Female Genital Mutilation Poster 18 November 2020 Download
FGM Leaflet 18 November 2020 Download
Child Protection P&P main Differences 25 November 2020 Download
Co-operating to Safeguard Children 2017 18 November 2020 Download
Child in Need 18 November 2020 Download
Supporting Young Carers in School 20 November 2020 Download
Ensuring the Voice of the Child is heard 18 November 2020 Download
Harmful Sexual Behaviour 18 November 2020 Download
Honour Based Violence 19 November 2020 Download
Use of info concern known and suspected offenders 20 November 2020 Download
Children from Abroad 18 November 2020 Download
Children Living Away from Home 18 November 2020 Download
Children of Parents with a Learning Disability 18 November 2020 Download
Children Missing from Care 18 November 2020 Download
Children of Parents with Mental Health difficulties 18 November 2020 Download
Children with a Disability 18 November 2020 Download
Children with Parents who misuse substances 18 November 2020 Download
Communication Needs of Children 18 November 2020 Download
Fabricated or Induced Illness 18 November 2020 Download
Forced Marriage 18 November 2020 Download
Case Conference Document 13 December 2020 Download